30 Apr '15, 8pm
#Beijing Slams #WhiteHouse Over #WWII #Military Parade Criticism
China has been secretive about its guest list for September parade, but says it will likely invite representatives from the Western Allies who fought alongside China during the war. © RIA Novosti. Ilia Pitalev China Strongly Opposes Attempts to Falsify History of WWII - Ambassador to Russia Evan Medeiros, US President Barack Obama's top Asia adviser, told Asian media in Washington this week that he wondered whether a large military parade would actually serve as an impediment to much-needed reconciliation in that part of the world. "We want for the region to get past it so the region can realize its full potential as a driver of global growth, for example," Medeiros said, according to a transcript provided by the State Department to Reuters. "So when we think about these history questions and when we think about this ceremony in China, these are the kinds of considerations...